Stories tagged: discounts
UPDATED: Fri., June 9, 2017, 6:38 p.m.
Shoppers fixated with discounts pose big worry for stores
Shoppers who got addicted to sales during the last recession have more tools than ever to cross-check prices and find bargains, creating a race to the bottom – particularly on …
Mon., Nov. 28, 2016, 7:15 p.m.
Cyber Monday transforms as shoppers are more connected
The Monday after Thanksgiving is still a time when millions of Americans pause to check out online deals and check off items from their gift list – but a one-day …
Sun., July 21, 2013
Discounts for seniors abound – if they’re willing to admit age
NEW YORK – There’s a big silver lining to getting older: a bevy of discounts for you to enjoy, from free samples to discounts on car rentals. For many of …
Sun., July 24, 2011
Groupon remorse? Sites let users unload deals
Wish you hadn’t bought that daily deal for a hot air balloon ride? You’re not alone. A growing number of shoppers with buyer’s remorse are tapping an emerging resale market …